Of heavy sterling, with an additional triangular silver piece holding a beautifully mounted triangular malachite stone, this bracelet is sculptural and elegant. The malachite section is comprised of 11 sections of stone, separated by thin silver inlay. The green stones are deeply colored and striated in contrasting layers. The bracelet measures 1 1/2" deep, and is 6" around on the outside (6 1/2" including stone), is 5 1/8" on the inside, and the opening is a tad under 1 1/4" at the narrowest point. Of thick silver with the stone in high relief, it weighs 6 ounces. There is a makers initial that appears to be "MS" and 925 on the interior, and it is likely Zuni in origin. In excellent condition, stones perfect, a few very slight abrasions on the silver from wear, this bracelet exhibits very high quality craftsmanship and design.